Faith and spirituality activities and events
- Book of condolence for Nelson Mandela
11/12/2013 - 19/12/2013
A book of condolence for Nelson Mandela will be placed in The Community Hub (formerly the Octagon) from Wednesday 11 December to Thursday 19 December. Both staff and students are welcome to write messages.
- UWE Christmas Carol Service
UWE's annual Christmas Carol Service in Bristol Cathedral. A traditional service of Nine Lessons and Carols featuring UWE Chamber Choir, Singers and Orchestra.
- Quaker meeting
The Quaker Meeting is an opportunity for shared silence in the Quaker tradition and is open to those of all faiths and none.
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All activities listed are held at The Community Hub, Frenchay Campus.
|Activity||Time and location||Description|
|Buddhist meditation||Mondays 12:10 -13:10 (Quiet room)||
Buddhist Meditation with Pilar Sepulveda. This event is free but donations (suggested £2) for the Amitabha Centre are welcome.
|Yoga||Tuesdays 12:10 -13:10(Quiet room in the Octagon)||
Michaela Palmer's class investigates a different aspect of yoga teachings and philosophy. This guides the physical practice for the session, which explores a selection of yoga poses in depth, connecting them with breathing techniques and ends by revisiting the teaching.
The Tuesday class is free but donations (suggested £2) are appreciated.
The Wednesday class is free for the first session, then £4. Proceeds go to Penny Brohn Cancer Care.
Yoga mat is provided for both classes.
Booking is essential. Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to book.
Wednesdays 12:10-12:40 (Quiet room)
Christian Prayer with Ian Yemm. An opportunity for all Christian staff and students to pray together. This event is free.
|Quaker meeting||Thursdays 12:10-12:30 (Quiet room)||
The Quaker Meeting with Sylvia Best is an opportunity for shared silence in the Quaker tradition and is open to those of all faiths and none. This event is free.
|i-Con lunch||Thursdays 12:30 - 13:30 (The Lounge)||Offers support to international students and promotes communication and friendship between nationalities and cultures. Staff from Bristol International Student Centre are present, and tickets for their events are also available. Please bring a donation of £1.50 towards lunch.|
|Roman Catholic Mass||Thursdays 12:35-12:55 (Quiet room)||Roman Catholic Mass with Fr. Tom Finnegan for Roman Catholic staff and students. This event is free.|
|Muslim Friday Prayers||Fridays 13:00-14:00 (The Lounge)||Friday Prayers are organised by UWE’s Islamic Society. This event is free.|